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Nuclear Weapons: Arms Control

Volume 495: debated on Wednesday 1 July 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs who will produce the Government's Road to 2010 Plan for the 2010 Non-Proliferation Treaty Review conference; what items will be included in the plan; and if he will make a statement. (282054)

The Road to 2010 plan is a cross-departmental effort that is co-ordinated by the Cabinet Office. As outlined in my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister's speech at Lancaster House on 17 March 2009, the plan will set out proposals in the following areas:

The safe expansion of Civil Nuclear in the UK and globally;

Fissile Material Security and Nuclear Counter-Terrorism;

Disarmament and non-proliferation; and,

The role and development of the International Atomic Energy Agency and other international institutions.